Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology
Certification in Veterinary Acupuncture
1989, BS, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
1993, DVM, DVM, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis,
Active Research Grants
Co-Principal Investigator, Investigation of cardiovascular parameters effects of maropitant in healthy adult horses , Magdesian, Berryhill (Principal Investigator), Center for Equine Health
Honors and Awards
1989 Outstanding Graduate (top-ranked graduating student, campus wide, Cal Poly Pomona)
1988-1989 President's Council Scholar
1989-1993 Regent's Scholar, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
1992-1993 American Association of Equine Practicioners Scholarship
1993 School Medalist, School of Veterinary Medicine Commencements
1996 Class of 1996 Favorite Resident, VMTH UC Davis
1996 Class of 1999 Teaching Award, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
1997 Class of 1997 Favorite Resident, VMTH UC Davis
2010-2020 Recipient, Roberta A. and Carla Henry Endowed Chair, Emergency Medicine and Critical Care
2011-2012 Equine Educator of the Year" Award, International Society of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (IVECC)
2013-2014 The Horse Report March 2013: 2nd Place in Online Equine-Related Multimedia category; American Horse Publications Award
2015-2016 Faculty Clinical Excellence Award, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2020 Magdesian KG, Madigan JE: Equine Granulocytic Anaplasmosis, Lavoie JP, (ed), Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Equine, 3rd Edition, . 269.
2019 Magdesian KG: Critical Care and Fluid Therapy, Chapter 44, Smith BP, Van Metre DC, Pusterla N, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 6th Edition, . .
2019 Magdesian KG, Smith BP: Alterations in Alimentary and Hepatic Function , Chapter 7, Smith BP, VanMetre D, Pusterla N, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 6th Edition, . .
2015 Barton MH, Magdesian KG: Critical care: The systemic inflammatory response, Southwood L, Wilkins PA, (ed), Equine Emergency and Critical Care, . 733-56.
2015 Magdesian KG, Southwood LL: Critical care: Monitoring, Southwood L, Wilkins PA, (ed), Equine Emergency and Critical Care, . 623-54.